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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An integer or a fraction; adj. - Consistent with or based on or using reason;

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  • He speaks of what he calls the rational UNITY of things, when all the while he really means their possible empirical UNIFICATION.
  • rational behavior
  • For example, in ˜Socrates is rational,™ ˜rational™ is taken from the form of Socrates, his humanity.
  • Here the term rational 'apparently points to or expresses a property that distinguishes human beings from other animals. for more
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